capita (See caput)
1 a headlike protuberance on an organ or structure; "the caput humeri is the head of the humerus which fits into a cavity in the scapula"
2 the upper part of the human body or the front part of the body in animals; contains the face and brains; "he stuck his head out the window" [syn: head] [also: capita (pl)]
EtymologyFrom the caput; head (plural capita.)
- We will calculate the average per-capita.